Health Care & Hospitals This section contains releases covering every aspect of the health care industry, with special focus on hospitals and medical groups. Find information on upcoming medical and health care conferences, along with study results, policy changes, and news of advancements in the field. Also included are announcements of awards won by doctor, surgeons, and other health care providers as well as financial and company information regarding new appointments and partnerships, funding, quarterly reports, and legal news.

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13:39 ET Toys to Avoid this Holiday Season

Some of the hottest toys this year may not be the best gift for your child. About a quarter of a million children are seen in hospital emergency...


12:51 ET ProfNet Experts Available on New Year's Resolutions, Reducing Stress, More

Below are experts from the ProfNet network who are available to discuss timely issues in your coverage area. You can also submit a query to the...


12:30 ET Susan Matorin is recognized by Continental Who's Who

Susan Matorin is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a 2017 Pinnacle Lifetime Member in the field of Social Work. Ms. Matorin serves as...


12:30 ET Kimberly Anne Johnson, RRT, MBA, is recognized by Continental Who's Who

Kimberly Anne Johnson, RRT, MBA, is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Lifetime Member in the field of Healthcare in recognition of...


12:03 ET Jeffrey R. Lewis, President of Legacy Health Endowment, Shares Helpful Pharma Advice During the Holidays

If you or someone you love are one of the millions of Americans with a chronic disease or a life-threatening condition, pharmaceutical...


11:45 ET United States Temporary Artificial Heart Replacement Devices Market Report 2018

The "US Market Report for Temporary Artificial Heart Replacement Devices 2018 - MedCore" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering....


11:42 ET WGU's Nursing Sigma Chapter Earns Two Regional Excellence Awards

Western Governors University's (WGU) newly chartered chapter of the International Honor Society of Nursing was recently awarded two Regional...


11:15 ET Automated Microbiology Market Forecasts to 2022 - To Grow to US$5.850 Billion

The "Automated Microbiology Market - Forecasts from 2017 to 2022" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. Automated...


11:02 ET Northwestern Memorial Hospital Surgeon First in Illinois to Repair Damaged Aorta with "Frozen Elephant Trunk" Graft

Phillip Lonergan has hiked the Himalayas, the Alps, the Pyrenees and the Rockies, but an aortic aneurysm — a potentially deadly bulge in the...


11:00 ET $28.32 Billion Mobile Health (mHealth) App Market 2017 - Market is Projected to Reach $102 Billion by 2023

The "Mobile Health (mHealth) App Market - Industry Trends, Opportunities and Forecasts to 2023" report has been added to Research and Markets'...


11:00 ET Vincari's Surgical CAPD Makes Accurate Reimbursement Possible by Making Accurate Surgical Documentation Simple

Vincari's On the Go Surgical Computer Assisted Physician Documentation (CAPD) solution takes the painful process of surgical documentation and...


10:45 ET St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® and iHeartMedia Break Fundraising Record

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® partner iHeartMedia mobilized 26 radio stations across the nation and collectively raised more than $5.6...


10:33 ET Concordia International Corp. Comments on Recent Trading Activity

OAKVILLE, ON, Dec. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Concordia International Corp. ("Concordia" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: CXRX) (TSX: CXR), an international...


10:17 ET Abbott Raising Quarterly Dividend for 46th Straight Year

The board of directors of Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today increased the company's quarterly common dividend to 28 cents per share from 26.5 cents per...


10:12 ET Tikcro Technologies Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results

Tikcro Technologies Ltd. (OTCQB: TIKRF), a supporter of early stage development of biotechnology projects and antibodies, today reported its...


09:53 ET Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on new FDA efforts to support more efficient development of targeted therapies

In recent years, the medical community has experienced a shift in the way health care is practiced. Rather than focusing solely on how to treat an...


09:30 ET The Urologic Side Effects of Breast Cancer Treatment Most Women Don't Know About

Women undergoing treatment for breast cancer, specifically chemotherapy, know all too well about the side effects including nausea and hair loss....


09:23 ET Ultragenyx und Kyowa Kirin geben bekannt, dass Burosumab eine positive Stellungnahme des CHMP zur Behandlung der X-chromosomalen Hypophosphatämie bei Kindern erhalten hat

Bei Zulassung wäre Burosumab die erste gezielte krankheitsmodifizierende Behandlung für XLH Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co., Ltd. (Kyowa Hakko Kirin),...


09:18 ET L'ESMO publie un nouvel exposé de position sur les soins de soutien et palliatifs

L'ESMO, la plus grande organisation professionnelle pour l'oncologie médicale, a publié un exposé de position sur les soins de soutien et...


09:16 ET ESMO publica un nuevo documento de posición sobre cuidados paliativos y de apoyo

ESMO, la organización profesional líder en oncología médica, publicó un documento de posición sobre cuidados paliativos y de apoyo, llamando la...